CzechoSlovakGroup sells 154 railcars to Ermewa

Published: 04.05.2019 Related countries:  Indonesia Indonesia

New acqusition reinforces Ermewa´s presence in rental business in Germany, Czechia and Romania.

French logistics company Ermewa has acquired 154 train cars Sggrss 80ft from Czech rolling stock company ROSCO Bohemia (a member of CzechoSlovak Group CSG). According to information provided by the company Ermewa, the acquisition strengthens its presence in Germany, the Czech Republic and Romania. The company continues in the implementation of its development strategy. The price of the transactions was not published.

“This new acquisition reinforces Ermewa’s presence in the intermodal business and illustrates its willingness to strengthen its position in this growing segment”, the Ermewa company noted. In January this year it acquired the intermodal fleet of Macquarie European Rail, adding 600 wagons to its repertoire.

For the CzechoSlovak Group CSG the contract is an another successful deal from its industry porftolio.

“This project shows the willingness and capability of CSG to develop railway industry as one of the pillars of our group. CSG is proud of its cooperation with Ermewa” commented Petr Formánek, Head of Corporate Finance at CSG.

Ermewa SA offers a global fleet of 42,000 railcars to freight forwarding companies, railway undertakings and industrial companies, from any sector: steel, oil, gas, chemicals, palletised goods, aggregates, containers, timber, foodstuff, etc.

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